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Shopping Cart Designing Tips For Better Conversions

Having a beautiful website is an excellent way to keep people interested in your business when they visit. But do you have a strong “end game” to close the deal when the time comes? Because if you’re lacking certain features, or overdoing others, you could be missing out on a huge revenue stream that is […]

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Moving to BigCommerce Stencil from Blueprint

Moving to BigCommerce Stencil is inevitable The change to this new framework is an inevitable change that needs to happen. When should that happen and what is the process for that exactly? The answer to that question is based on your business, and where your website is currently at. Let’s start this discussion by analyzing the […]

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5 Proven Ways to Use Data to Improve Ecommerce Conversions

Using customer data and analytics is a key component in today’s online web stores. In order to improve ecommerce conversions and compete at the highest level possible for your business, you need to examine your customer data. This will allow you to offer relevant messages and personal experiences which can transform potential prospects into long term […]

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12 Crucial Design Tips to Increase and Convert Ecommerce Traffic

You have an existing site. But you’re not getting the traffic that you want. and to make matters worse, you aren’t converting enough of the traffic that you are getting. You’re ready to grow as a business, but you need a growth driven design in place to make the jump to the next level. Here’s […]

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9 Ways to Know if Your Ecommerce Design is Effective

There’s no such thing as a perfect site or flawless e-commerce design. While some are certainly better than others, there’s always something more you can optimize or some new feature you can implement. However, there are certain proven elements that have shown great success. Here are some ways to improve your conversions and effectiveness over time. […]

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13 Costly Mistakes That Reduce Ecommerce Conversions

If your conversions are suffering due to poor design, a failing call to action, or just lacking the ability to handle daily operations, then you need to make some changes. Mistakes that reduce ecommerce conversions can be avoidable, if you know what to look for. These can either be fixed or properly implemented in the […]

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13 Clever Ways to Increase Average Order Value in Your Ecommerce Store

Making sales is the ultimate goal for an online store. However, making a BIGGER sale should be a main focal point for your business. There are plenty of ways to increase average order value in your ecommerce store. Here’s several ideas to help you get more revenue opportunities from every sale. Tools For Bigger Buys […]

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27 Proven Must Have’s For an Effective Ecommerce Website

Is having an effective e-commerce website proving to be easier said than done? Are you wanting to increase traffic, conversions, and build loyalty? The biggest key to capturing and maintaining a potential customer is their first impression of you. This doesn’t only apply to the homepage however. If you don’t properly display and showcase your products, […]

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15 Steps to Stay Ahead of Marketing and Design Trends to Keep Your Site Current

What will you do if consumer spending takes a downturn? Are you prepared to maintain your position as an authority within your product or service niche? Staying competitive is vital to business success. What about your online store design? Technology continues to rapidly advance, and users are tending to prefer personalized, interactive and relevant online […]

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10 Telltale Signs That You Need a Better Design Partner

  Nobody likes to get scammed. When you’re looking for a web design partner, there’s several ways that you can determine whether the company you choose to go with is both authentic and professional. The following is a list of “tests” that you can assess to your potential agency to decide if you need a […]

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13 Reasons You Should be Moving to a Better Ecommerce Platform

Is your online business growing? Many companies have learned the hard way about the challenges that arise with scaling their ecommerce store to accommodate an increase in sales. Frustration over manually repeating tasks that should be automated, anger and annoyance from repeated phone calls and not getting the answers you need as you try to […]

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Importance of Performance Tracking

What is Performance Tracking? Performance tracking is used in marketing strategy and analysis to track and identify user interaction and behavior. This is why performance tracking and the consistent review of these metrics is one of our most important value propositions we offer in our newest product. You can use performance tracking on your site […]

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Bigcommerce Change Logs – December 2015

Change Log Summary & Notable Changes We have organized a list of all the changes made to the Bigcommerce platform during December 2015. A few changes listed in the Bigcommerce change logs that we thought should be highlighted are included in our summary list. Bigcommerce Code Freeze Is Over: From November 22nd to December 12th […]

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11 Cyber Holidays To Plan For [List]

All holidays are NOT equal. Cyber ones are better. There are a total of 11 cyber holidays that you should be aware of. Some of these cyber days may be an “eye roll” for some but ultimately its a good clue in to when and when not to run promotional campaigns and communication threads with […]

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Bigcommerce Single Page Checkout [video]

Who said “true” single page checkout couldn’t be done on Bigcommerce? I’m really proud that our team had the opportunity to work with Serengetee.com on this project. A true single page checkout experience has been something of a pipe dream for a long time on the Bigcommerce framework, but ultimately we pulled it off and […]

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Two Ways to Easily Improve Your Content Marketing

Content marketing is washed up! At least, that’s what many of the pundits were saying last decade. They were wrong. Content marketing is booming, growing in importance for small business owners every year. Why did so many people write it off then? Well, writing informative articles is a lot of work. Five to ten years […]

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Building a Responsive Website Design That Sizzles

In the world of responsive website design, the battle seems endless over how to format pages so they look good in multiple media formats. As mobile has overtaken the desktop as the primary place where people find information and shop, the creative challenges only get tougher to make shopping easier. With wearables in the mobile […]

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Ecommerce Tools Engage Lifetime Customers

Every commercial vendor faces the same logistical issues, whether they are a brick-and-mortar store or an online presence only. The need for ecommerce tools, such as tracking human resource activities (including payroll,taxes, benefits, etc.), managing inventory (suppliers, wholesalers, deliveries), authenticating and safeguarding financial transactions (purchases, sales, receivables and payables), and accessing and protecting confidential customer […]

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Is The Bigcommerce Platform Right for YOU?

Building an online business is by no means a simple task. Every business goes through their own trials, successes and failures. An endless to-do list combined with the overwhelming need to continue pushing your brand in the right direction might make you wonder where your personal life went? The key to having more free time […]

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